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Rizzo's 2-run homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1

Jun. 16, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yu Darvish can rest easier now. He finally conquered his demons at Dodger Stadium. He tossed seven innings of one-run ball while being booed heavily and Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the...

LEADING OFF: Darvish at Dodger Stadium, Nola vs hot Braves

Jun. 15, 2019 3:25 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: YU AGAIN? Yu Darvish says he expects to hear some boos when he takes the mound for the Cubs at Dodger Stadium. It will be his first outing at the ballpark since he got roughed up in Game 7 of the 2017 World Series, chased early as the Houston Astros beat Los...

Dodgers rally to beat Cubs 5-3 for 7th straight home win

Jun. 15, 2019 2:19 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill attacked with pinpoint location and his reliable curveball. Where the 39-year-old pitcher surprised was at the plate. Hill singled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Friday night for their seventh straight home...

Powerful Rockies rally past Cubs, 9th straight win at home

Jun. 11, 2019 1:10 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Ian Desmond hit a monster blast that brought fans to their feet but it was a manufactured run that made the difference for the Colorado Rockies. Colorado scored its first five runs on homers — including Desmond's 486-foot rocket — but Ryan McMahon delivered the go-ahead run with...

Hendricks masters Cardinals again in Cubs' 5-1 win

Jun. 9, 2019 11:27 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks doesn't believe he was sharp on Sunday night. The Cardinals might beg to differ. Hendricks tossed one-run ball over seven innings to continue his dominance over St. Louis, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win. Carlos González hit his first homer with the Cubs and Kyle...

Syndergaard, Frazier send Mets to 6-1 win over Rockies

Jun. 9, 2019 6:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With four wins in five days, the New York Mets are riding some momentum into the Subway Series. Noah Syndergaard allowed one hit over seven shutout innings, Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs, and the Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1 on Sunday for their 13th victory in 16 home...

Bote's career-high 7 RBIs lead Cubs over Rockies 9-8

Jun. 6, 2019 1:12 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote's hitting has been on a solid upswing over the past two weeks. On Wednesday night, his production at the plate spiked. Bote drove in a career-high seven runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies. The Cubs second-baseman had four hits, including a...

Schwarber, Báez homer; Cubs end Rockies' winning streak

Jun. 5, 2019 12:29 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — With a new veteran in the fold, the Chicago Cubs deep, dangerous lineup seems a little bit deeper and more dangerous. Kyle Schwarber and Javier Báez homered, Kyle Hendricks was solid again through seven innings and the Cubs beat Colorado 6-3 on Tuesday night to end the Rockies'...

Carpenter's single in the 10th lifts Cardinals past Cubs 2-1

Jun. 1, 2019 12:50 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter knew exactly what he needed to do. Carpenter hit a game-ending single against an unusual defensive alignment in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Friday night. "They had their entire 25-man roster on the right side of the field,"...

LEADING OFF: Rays on a roll, Cubs vs Cards, Red Sox at Yanks

May. 31, 2019 2:07 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ON A ROLL Austin Meadows and the Rays have won six games in a row heading into another matchup with major league-leading Minnesota. Meadows drove in four runs Thursday night in a 14-3 rout of the Twins. The young outfielder has multiple hits in five consecutive...